Browsing all posts in April, 2009.

Phoenix Media – Advert

Businesses have a lot of needs to ensure that they are successful. One of these needs is printing, which can cover a large variety of printing needs. Some of these printing needs include flyers, business cards, posters, catalogs and magnets. There are several companies that have taken to offering a wide variety of printing services […]

$2 + 10 minutes = Sharper pictures! With a DIY Elastic Monopod! Part 1

Low light and camera shake are any photographer’s kryptonite, whether novice or professional. And since we cannot do anything about low light in most cases, we photographers try our best to minimize the menace of camera shake. Most cameras and lenses today have built-in image stabilization that helps in reducing shake, but that is not […]

Competition: Postcards!

The guys over at Uprinting have decided to run another small competition especially for BeyondMegapixels. These guys do some cool postcard printing so I look forward to seeing the lucky winner’s postcards. How to Enter: Leave a comment at the end of this blog post, describing what you would use the free postcards for. For […]

Inspiration

As I mentioned yesterday I’m getting more and more interested in Children’s Photography.  I’ve been reading new books about it and checking out a ton of different photographers works and blogs to try to identify shots that I like, styles that I gravitate towards and areas that I need to improve on technically to get […]

Fun with Blocks

For the holiday weekend Lexi and I went to upstate NY for some time with my family.  My Mom has these fantastic wooden blocks that I adore and so I had a little shoot with Lexi and the blocks.  I’ve been thinking more and more about putting myself out there to photograph children and I […]

D700 LOVE

I name things.  My MacBook is named Maggie, my iPhone is named Little M, my D40x was named DeDe and now I have the D700 and I need to come up with a good name for her.   Yesterday I had posted this photo on my twitter page (are you following Beyond Megapixels?)  and a […]

Website Upgrade!

Hi All Work has just started on upgrading our site and will hopefully take a few hours! Thanks Tweet

It’s like Bubba Gump Shrimp

Sometimes, with enough coffee, I turn into the guy from Forest Gump that rattles off 15,000 ways to prepare shrimp.  Today I had a Bubba Gump moment when I was talking about different types of photographers.  There are a lot of different types of photographers. Paparazzi Family Children Wedding Studio  Senior Portraits Real Estate Nature […]

Decisions. Decisions. Decisions.

For months I have been planning for April 9th.  April 9th is the day that I was going to go into that fantastic island called Manhattan and go to the big B&H Photo store to buy my next SLR.  I had done review after review of Canons and Nikons and I wrote down my decision […]

One Spring Chicken

Are you sensing a spring trend? I’m drinking the spring kool-aid big time. I just can not get enough of it – the grass – the trees starting to bud – I love spring. Another favorite thing to do during the spring is go to the farm near our house. It’s a great place called […]